Hidden in a large courtyard behind Main Bazaar, the small, 20th-century Chowkhang Gompa has a gilt-roofed prayer room strung with...
Old City Heritage Walk
Informative small-group walking tours peek into some 'secret' corners and get you inside a couple of usually closed ancient...
One of Leh's biggest rafting outfits.
Arguably Leh's best masala chai is served at ultra-basic tea stalls in dusty Chandu Market.
This loveable family restaurant is great for pure-veg Tibetan food like cheese-and-spinach whole-wheat momos (Tibetan dumplings) or...
New Shar Market · interesting places nearby
Desert Rain information
Popular with local teenagers, Desert Rain offers a low-key respite from the bazaar’s bustle. Prices are reasonable and there's a small selection of books to read.